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By Ciara Long, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Carnival 2017 officially begins tomorrow, on Friday, February 25th. While some Cariocas may choose to relax this evening in preparation for the biggest celebration of the year to begin, many...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIO, BRAZIL - The Parque Radical (Radical Park) of Deodoro Sports Complex, one of the intended legacies of the Olympics for the residents living in Rio's Zona Norte and Zona Oeste (North and...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - According to a recent study of traffic accidents throughout Rio de Janeiro, from 2008 to 2015, Rio’s business hub, Centro, has seen the biggest decrease in traffic accidents with a...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - National security forces are employing operations in the Vila do João favela community, part of the Complexo da Maré in Zona Norte (North Zone) of Rio de Janeiro, twenty minutes...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - With less than one month before the start of one of the most anticipated international events in the world, last week, Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes and other officials...
By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In a housing complex in the Fazenda Botafogo area in Zona Norte (North Zone) a suburb of Rio de Janeiro, an explosion killed five people and left thirteen injured. ...
By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The mayor of Rio de Janeiro, Eduardo Paes, helped to officially inaugurate the new recreational area of Praia de Rocha Miranda in Parque Madureira located in the city's Zona...
By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Baseball Escolar social project in Rio de Janeiro that brings one of America’s most popular sports to the streets of Brazil hosts its first charity dinner on Thursday, February...
By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – After intense shootings during the past weekend between two reported rival drug gangs in the Morro do Juramento favela in Rio’s Zona Norte (North Zone), the military police are occupying...
By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The seven games to be held in Rio de Janeiro's Maracanã stadium during the upcoming FIFA World Cup will further impact businesses and residents in the area. During...
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